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  • Camera-related behaviours of female dental nurses and nursery school children during fluoride varnish application interactions in nursery school settings 

    Zhou, Yuefang; Forbes, Gillian Mackenzie; Humphris, Gerald Michael (2010-09) - Journal article
    Objective. To investigate camera awareness of female dental nurses and nursery school children as the frequency of camera-related behaviours observed during fluoride varnish applications in a community based health programme. ...
  • Campaign 9 of the K2 Mission : observational parameters, scientific drivers, and community involvement for a simultaneous space- and ground-based microlensing survey 

    Henderson, Calen B.; Poleski, Radosław; Penny, Matthew; Street, Rachel A.; Bennett, David P.; Hogg, David W.; Gaudi, B. Scott; Zhu, W.; Barclay, T.; Barentsen, G.; Howell, S. B.; Mullally, F.; Udalski, A.; Szymański, M. K.; Skowron, J.; Mróz, P.; Kozłowski, S.; Wyrzykowski, Ł.; Pietrukowicz, P.; Soszyński, I.; Ulaczyk, K.; Pawlak, M.; Sumi, T.; Abe, F.; Asakura, Y.; Barry, R. K.; Bhattacharya, A.; Bond, I. A.; Donachie, M.; Freeman, M.; Fukui, A.; Hirao, Y.; Itow, Y.; Koshimoto, N.; Li, M. C. A.; Ling, C. H.; Masuda, K.; Matsubara, Y.; Muraki, Y.; Nagakane, M.; Ohnishi, K.; Oyokawa, H.; Rattenbury, N.; Saito, To.; Sharan, A.; Sullivan, D. J.; Tristram, P. J.; Yonehara, A.; Bachelet, E.; Bramich, D. M.; Cassan, A.; Dominik, M.; Figuera Jaimes, R.; Horne, K.; Hundertmark, M.; Mao, S.; Ranc, C.; Schmidt, R.; Snodgrass, C.; Steele, I. A.; Tsapras, Y.; Wambsganss, J.; Bozza, V.; Burgdorf, M. J.; Jørgensen, U. G.; Calchi Novati, S.; Ciceri, S.; D’Ago, G.; Evans, D. F.; Hessman, F. V.; Hinse, T. C.; Husser, T.-O.; Mancini, L.; Popovas, A.; Rabus, M.; Rahvar, S.; Scarpetta, G.; Skottfelt, J.; Southworth, J.; Unda-Sanzana, E.; Bryson, S. T.; Caldwell, D. A.; Haas, M. R.; Larson, K.; McCalmont, K.; Packard, M.; Peterson, C.; Putnam, D.; Reedy, L.; Ross, S.; Van Cleve, J. E.; Akeson, R.; Batista, V.; Beaulieu, J.-P.; Beichman, C. A.; Bryden, G.; Ciardi, D.; Cole, A.; Coutures, C.; Foreman-Mackey, D.; Fouqué, P.; Friedmann, M.; Gelino, C.; Kaspi, S.; Kerins, E.; Korhonen, H.; Lang, D.; Lee, C.-H.; Lineweaver, C. H.; Maoz, D.; Marquette, J.-B.; Mogavero, F.; Morales, J. C.; Nataf, D.; Pogge, R. W.; Santerne, A.; Shvartzvald, Y.; Suzuki, D.; Tamura, M.; Tisserand, P.; Wang, D. (2016-12) - Journal article
    K2's Campaign 9 (K2C9) will conduct a ∼3.7 deg2 survey toward the Galactic bulge from 2016 April 22 through July 2 that will leverage the spatial separation between K2 and the Earth to facilitate measurement of the microlens ...
  • Campbell's monkeys use affixation to alter call meaning 

    Ouattara, Karim; Lemasson, Alban; Zuberbuehler, Klaus (2009-11-12) - Journal article
    Human language has evolved on a biological substrate with phylogenetic roots deep in the primate lineage. Here, we describe a functional analogy to a common morphological process in human speech, affixation, in the alarm ...
  • Can a gray seal (Halichoerus grypus) generalize call classes? 

    Stansbury, Amanda; de Freitas, Mafalda; Wu, Gi-Mick; Janik, Vincent M. (2015-11) - Journal article
    Past researchers have found that gray seals (Halichoerus grypus) are capable of classifying vocal signals by call type using a trained set, but were unable to generalize to novel exemplars (Shapiro, Slater, & Janik, 2004). ...
  • Can a person prepare to become a Christian? A Kierkegaardian response 

    Torrance, Andrew B. (2017-06) - Journal article
    Is it possible to prepare oneself to become a Christian? For Kierkegaard, there is no straightforward answer to this question, especially since such a transition depends upon a divine activity that is outside the realm of ...
  • Can Anti-Müllerian hormone predict the diagnosis of polycystic ovary syndrome? : A systematic review and meta-analysis of extracted data 

    Iliodromiti, Stamatina; Kelsey, Tom; Anderson, Richard; Nelson, Scott (2013-08) - Journal article
    Context: Existing biochemical tests for polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) have poor sensitivity and specificity. Many women with PCOS have high anti-Müllerian hormone (AMH) concentrations; thus, this may be a useful addition ...
  • Can automated imaging for optic disc and retinal nerve fiber layer analysis aid glaucoma detection? 

    Banister, Katie; Boachie, Charles; Bourne, Rupert; Cook, Jonathan; Burr, Jennifer M.; Ramsay, Craig; Garway-Heath, David; Gray, Joanne; McMeekin, Peter; Hernández, Rodolfo; Azuara-Blanco, Augusto (2016-05) - Journal article
    Purpose: To compare the diagnostic performance of automated imaging for glaucoma. Design: Prospective, direct comparison study. Participants: Adults with suspected glaucoma or ocular hypertension referred to hospital eye ...
  • Can bank boards prevent misconduct? 

    Nguyen, Duc Duy; Hagendorff, Jens; Eshraghi, Arman (2016) - Journal article
    We study regulatory enforcement actions issued against US banks to show that both board monitoring and advising are effective in preventing misconduct by banks. While better monitoring by boards prevents all categories of ...
  • Can dietary intake influence perception of and measured appearance? A systematic review : dietary intake and appearance 

    Pezdirc, Kristine; Hutchesson, Melinda; Whitehead, Ross David; Ozakinci, Gozde; Perrett, David Ian; Collins, Clare (2015-03) - Journal item
    Appearance-based interventions have had some success in reducing smoking and sun exposure. Appearance may also motivate dietary behavior change if it was established that dietary improvement had a positive impact on ...
  • Can females choose to avoid mating failure in the seed bug Lygaeus simulans? 

    Greenway, E. V. (Ginny); Balfour, Vicki L.; Shuker, David M. (2017-07) - Journal article
    It is becoming increasingly clear that copulation does not necessarily always lead to offspring production in many organisms, despite fertilization success presumably being under both strong natural and sexual selection. ...
  • Can macrophyte harvesting from eutrophic water close the loop on nutrient loss from agricultural land? 

    Quilliam, R.S.; van Niekerk, M.A.; Chadwick, D.R.; Cross, P.; Hanley, N.; Jones, D.L.; Vinten, A.J.A.; Willby, N.; Oliver, D.M. (2015-04-01) - Journal article
    Eutrophication is a major water pollution issue and can lead to excessive growth of aquatic plant biomass (APB). However, the assimilation of nutrients into APB provides a significant target for their recovery and reuse, ...
  • Can methods applied in medicine be used to summarize and disseminate conservation research? 

    Fazey, Ioan Raymond Albert; Salisbury, J G; Lindenmayer, D B; Maindonald, J; Douglas, R (2004-09) - Journal article
    To ensure that the best scientific evidence is available to guide conservation action, effective mechanisms for communicating the results of research are necessary. In medicine, an evidence-based approach assists doctors ...
  • Can people experience posttraumatic growth after committing violent acts? 

    Blackie, Laura E R; Roepke, Ann Marie; Hitchcott, Nicki; Joseph, Stephen (2016-11) - Journal article
    The concept of post-traumatic growth refers to the positive psychological changes that some people experience as a result of their struggle with highly stressful and often traumatic circumstances. Research into post-traumatic ...
  • Can planet formation resolve the dust budget crisis in high-redshift galaxies? 

    Forgan, D. H.; Rowlands, K.; Gomez, H. L.; Gomez, E. L.; Schofield, S. P.; Dunne, L.; Maddox, S. (2017-12) - Journal article
    The process of planet formation offers a rich source of dust production via grain growth in protostellar discs, and via grinding of larger bodies in debris disc systems. Chemical evolution models, designed to follow the ...
  • Can Punishment Bring Peace? Penal Substitution Revisited 

    Holmes, Stephen Ralph (2005-02) - Journal article
  • Can quantum gas microscopes directly image exotic glassy phases? 

    Thomson, Steven John; Walker, Liam S.; Harte, Tiffany L.; Bruce, Graham David (2016-08-30) - Conference poster
    With the advent of spatially resolved fluorescence imaging in quantum gas microscopes (see e.g. [1]), it is now possible to directly image glassy phases and probe the local effects of disorder in a highly controllable ...
  • Can reassurance hurt? 

    Zhou, Yuefang; Humphris, Gerald Michael (2014-11) - Journal article
    Can you remember how many times your dentist has reassured you, for example, during an anaesthetic injection? Do you suspect that the phrase from the dentist ‘It won’t hurt’ only serves as a warning that it is going to be ...
  • Can substorm particle acceleration be applied to solar flares? 

    Birn, Joachim; Battaglia, Marina; Fletcher, Lyndsay; Hesse, Michael; Neukirch, Thomas (2017-10-20) - Journal article
    Using test particle studies in the electromagnetic fields of three-dimensional magnetohydrodynamic (MHD) simulations of magnetic reconnection, we study the energization of charged particles in the context of the standard ...
  • Can the information content of share repurchases improve the accuracy of equity premium predictions? 

    Andriosopoulos, Dimitris; Chronopoulos, Dimitris; Papadimitriou, Fotios I. (2014) - Journal article
  • Can the removal of molecular cloud envelopes by external feedback affect the efficiency of star formation? 

    Lucas, William E.; Bonnell, Ian A.; Forgan, Duncan H. (2017-05) - Journal article
    We investigate how star formation efficiency can be significantly decreased by the removal of a molecular cloud’s envelope by feedback from an external source. Feedback from star formation has difficulties halting the ...